SOLAR, the Society for Learning Analytics Research, has just published a “Handbook of Learning Analytics – First Edition”.
What is SOLAR?
According to their web site,” the Society for Learning Analytics Research (SoLAR) is an inter-disciplinary network of leading international researchers who are exploring the role and impact of analytics on teaching, learning, training and development.
SoLAR has been active in organizing the International Conference on Learning Analytics & Knowledge (LAK) and the Learning Analytics Summer Institute (LASI), launching multiple initiatives to support collaborative and open research around learning analytics, promoting the publication and dissemination of learning analytics research, and advising and consulting with state, provincial, and national governments.”
Designed to meet the needs of the new and growing Learning Analytics (LA) field, you can read more about the handbook on the SOLAR website.
The Handbook is Open Access and chapters can be downloaded from the website.